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Distance between Kerema (KMA) and Buka Island (BUA)

Flight distance from Kerema to Buka Island (Kerema Airport – Buka Airport) is 636 miles / 1024 kilometers / 553 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Map of flight path from Kerema to Buka Island.

Shortest flight path between Kerema Airport (KMA) and Buka Airport (BUA).

How far is Buka Island from Kerema?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kerema and Buka Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 635.975 miles
  • 1023.502 kilometers
  • 552.647 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 635.554 miles
  • 1022.825 kilometers
  • 552.281 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Kerema Airport
City: Kerema
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: KMA
ICAO Code: AYKM
Coordinates: 7°57′48″S, 145°46′15″E

B Buka Airport
City: Buka Island
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: BUA
ICAO Code: AYBK
Coordinates: 5°25′20″S, 154°40′22″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kerema and Buka Island.

Time Difference

Kerema

 +10

Buka Island

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (258 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kerema (KMA) → Buka Island (BUA).

Distance:
636
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
636

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